TITLE

WITHER OUR LANGWIDGE?

AUTHOR(S)
Lindesay, Vane
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Overland;Autumn2006, Issue 182, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article comments on several indigenous Australian words and phrases that are becoming obsolete. In the book "The Australian Language," Sidney J. Baker examined the English language and English speech as used in Australia. Other books by Baker are listed. Examples of slang terms used for a choice of addiction are cited.
ACCESSION #
21135192

 

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